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alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the value for money and performance. The screen and battery also get good reviews, but there are some mixed reviews about the responsiveness and usability. There are some critical views about the focus and exposure.

lens, battery, screen, performance, value for money

image quality, color, features, exposure, focus

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z400 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 76 reviews)

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Casio Exilim EX-Z400


The still photos are very good indeed. I was quite surprised at how good they were; almost as good as my Panasonic LX3. The HD video mode sucks big time and that because the anti shake system doesn't work very well in video mode. The VGA video was...

Other than the less than good HD video, this is an excellent camera. The white balance was usually correct but occasionally it missed it badly. Same with the autoexposeure. Most of the time it was dead on but occasionally it was way off. Letting up on...

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Casio Exilim EX-Z400


use it as a true point and shoot - auto best shot - and be pleasantly surprised. many of the photos taken in this mode looked fine when displayed on a 42-inch hdtv screen, even when zoomed 100%. for those living in areas with bright sunlight, iso 64...

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Casio Exilim EX-Z400


Test Casio Exilim Z-400 The picture quality is reasonable. It is even better than expected. I was surprised that there was no MACRO setting for close pictures. The Macro pictures were although reasonable anyway but still not as good as with my...

Problem making the videos : Standard and HD mode ; The immediate problem is now in making a simple video of my piano playing. I ; made first movies outside in the daylight and they looked wonderfully sharp with ; good colors. But after I tried a few...


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Casio EXILIM EX-Z400


The Casio EXILIM EX-Z400 reproduces color well and has HD video, but, at this price, is no match for the Sony TX1.

28mm wide angle lens ; Good color reproduction ; HD(720p) video recording

Unimpressive shutterlag ; Average HD video ; Costly

The Casio EXILIM EX-Z400 reproduced color well and gives the option of HD video, but, at this price, the performance is no match for the Sony

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Casio Exilim EX-Z400


Lots of features to assist in takeing good quality photographs ; Good size monitor screen to view your images before and after recording both still and video pictures ; Long lasting battery ; CD of all the features of the camera with some quirkly...

Proberably down to me but I have some difficulty is seeing the green light which tells you the focus is right for taking the picture

Product Specifications


Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Changeable Lens: No
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Integrated GPS Module: No
Touchscreen: No
View Finder Type:LCD Monitor


Bluetooth: No
HDMI Interface: No
PictBridge: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Bridge Camera: No
Chip Type:CCD
Product Type:Compact Camera
Sensor Size:1/2.3''
SLR / Compact:Compact Camera


Longest Shutter Speed in s:4
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/1000


Compact Flash Card: No
Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro: No
Memory Stick Duo / Duo Pro: No
Memory Type:Internal + External
Micro Drive: No
Multimedia Card: No
SDXC Card: No
Secure Digital Card: Yes
Secure Digital High Capacity Card: Yes
XD Card: No

Power Supply

Battery Model:Casio NP-40
Battery Type:Casio NP-40


Aperture Priority: No
Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
Movie / Voice Recording:Movie + Voice
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: No
Shutter Priority: No